What To Do When You Disagree About Parenting

At last count, the internet has provided us with roughly eight million different parenting styles. You’ve probably noticed different parenting styles even among your own … Read the rest


Season 2 Ep. 4 of The #staymarried Podcast: The Simple Romance in Staying Connected – with guest Zach Brittle

In marriage, it’s easy to end up in our own lanes running parallel to each other. We need to be purposeful about finding points of … Read the rest


Season 2 Ep. 3 of The #staymarried Podcast: How to Build Trust with The One You Love

Trust is foundational for all relationships, but especially for our marriages. We’ve found that trust is not so easy to cultivate and, once broken, can … Read the rest


Season 2 Ep. 2 of The #staymarried Podcast: How To Get Your Family To Pull Their Weight

Did you know, when we survey couples to find out what is really causing tension, chores and housework are always among the Top 5 issues that couples … Read the rest


Ep.11 of The #staymarried Podcast: The 6 Keys to Unlocking Gridlock in Your Marriage

Welcome to Episode 11 of The Seven Do’s and Four Don’ts for a Long and Happy Marriage. Last week we talked about solving your solvable problems. This … Read the rest


Six Conversations Every Couple Must Have

Is “Happily ever after…” even a thing? That’s the question that’s given me insomnia over the last three years. Sometimes I lose sleep for a … Read the rest


E is for Empathy in The Relationship Alphabet

This guy wrote this book and you HAVE TO get it! The guy is Zach Brittle, a Certified Gottman Therapist, and I’ve been fan-girl following … Read the rest


The Love Crumb

I have a desk job. I am a UX Designer at Microsoft, which stands for User Experience Designer, which is the current fad-name for a … Read the rest


What Every Newlywed Needs to #staymarried

Wedding season is officially upon us! Lovebirds everywhere will be tying the knot this summer. I love seeing all of the wedding photos… it’s a super exciting … Read the rest


Links We Love

“There are no original ideas. There are only original people” – Barbara Grizzuti Harrison When I feel like I’m in a rut with writing, or … Read the rest


A Bad Fight or a Good Fight?

A friend and I were having coffee, catching up with each other, and talking about how much our kids seem to be paying attention and … Read the rest


Introducing Resources for Groups!

Tony and I have been fortunate to have incredible, life-giving, challenging, and encouraging community surrounding us since before we got married. When we were dating, … Read the rest


Porn vs You

If you read “Is Porn a Problem?,” our recent post in collaboration with Craig Gross, then you know by now that Tony and I do … Read the rest


Our Favorites and a GIVEAWAY – Sensible Singles Week

<<This Giveaway is now closed>> The very best time to improve your marriage is when you are single. Understanding who you really are and cultivating … Read the rest